Systems Engineer in Dallas, TX

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Fortinet   •  

Dallas, TX 75201

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 82 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Overview :

Fortinet is looking for a Sr. Systems Engineer to work closely with a sales representative in the US Carrier and Service Provider sales organization. The Systems Engineer's main mission will be to support the sales organization in all technical matters regarding pre-sales, sales calls, and post-sales.

Job Responsibilities :

• Assist in qualifying sales leads from a technical standpoint.

• Be the main technical resource on sales calls

• Answer / educate the customer on issues ranging from features, specifications and functionality to integration.

• Conduct power point technical presentations on site, or via webex.

• Provide support for evaluations and PoC

• Conversant with networking applications and solutions.

• Be the lead technical contact for identified accounts for technical issues

• Work closely with the technical support team and engineering to answer, escalate, and resolve customer's technical issues.

• Provide assistance to identified customers with post-sales training.

Job Skills Required :

• 3 - 5 years experience in technical/pre-sales support as a sales or systems engineer

• 5 - 7 years experience in LAN/WAN/Internet services administration, Network Security

• Strong understanding of TCP/IP, Firewall concepts

• Knowledge of the following technologies: Routing, Switching, VPN, LAN, WAN, Intrusion Detection, Anti Virus, Web Filtering.

• Strong understanding in the following technologies and protocols: RADIUS, PKI, IKE, Certificates, L2TP, IPSEC, 802.1Q, MD5, SSH, SSL, SHA1, DES, 3DES, BGP, OSPF, STP/MSTP, HTTP, JSON, LDAP

• Experience with encryption and authentication technologies required

• Strong presentation skills

• Strong communication skills

• Ability to work in a fast paced environment

• Self motivated team player

Educational Requirements :

• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in computing .

Valid Through: 2019-8-22